Volunteer

Alumni Volunteering for Alumni Day of Service

Explore diverse volunteer opportunities and leave a footprint on the Kent State community no matter where you live. As a Kent State graduate, you received a transformative education that has helped you make a mark on the world. Whether you are thriving in corporate America, teaching future leaders or pursuing a unique career path, you all have something in common: your involvement, knowledge and skills can support others in the Kent State family. From connecting with students to giving back to your community, there are opportunities to help that fit your strongest passions.


There are many ways to share your time and talent to help fellow alumni and students regardless of your skills, experience or expertise. Choose from exciting alumni and college events, virtual opportunities or longer-term commitments.

  • Learn more about Kent State alumni who volunteer to serve their communities, connect with fellow Golden Flashes and support current students!

  • Since 2009, Golden Flashes around the world join together to celebrate Alumni Day of Service and show our communities and neighbors how great an impact we can make when #FlashesGiveBack.

  • The Kent State Advocacy Award honors alumni who significantly contributed their time and talent to Kent State University.